Harnessing the Power of Video Games for Good

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Global Kids works to inspire underserved youth to achieve academic excellence, become global leaders, and take action on the issues facing their communities.

They accomplish this work in many different ways. But one of their most unusual initiatives, the Online Leadership Program, teaches teens to build online video games and virtual worlds that deal with domestic and global issues – everything from poverty to disaster relief – and interact with a community of other teens around the world via social media.

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